Peirce Mansion volunteers finish latest phase of restoration
Friends of the Peirce Mansion Restoration Committee have volunteered thousands of hours and spent thousands of dollars raised through antique book sales and special event rentals to restore the 1893 Victorian-Era home to its former glory. Old books ...
April 4, 2015
Collectors want discontinued technology
Cowles Syndicate Inc. This strange brass object is an early stock ticker tape, a very unusual collectible that can be displayed like a piece of sculpture. It auctioned for Collectors are searching for antique and vintage items related to ...
March 28, 2015
Ticker tape machine brings more than $2K
Collectors are searching for antique and vintage items related to discontinued technology -— old computers, transistor radios, early television sets, computer games and even old typewriters, fans and ticker tape machines. A recent Hand-hammered ...
March 30, 2015
Ken Dixon: An eagle's glorious 7-story flight
You don't have to hit me over the head with an antique eagle to find a metaphor, but it was close. It would have been such a fitting way to go: walking out of the Capitol on the windiest day in years and getting conked on the head by a brass raptor ...
March 20, 2015
The 2015 Winter Antiques Show
WAS was. The New York Winter Antiques Show, held January 23-February 1, was rebranded THE WAS. The golden phoenix, its logo for 60 years, was consumed into the gold letters “WAS” incorporating the word “THE” and a white snowflake, all on a red ...
March 13, 2015
Restoring Historic Lobbies in Luxury Buildings
Honed Calacatta Tucci marble floors in a herringbone pattern with black stone accents nod to the original travertine floors in the old section, where bronze figures are inset into the floors. In the new lobby, the reception desk will have a bronze ...
February 27, 2015
Who Doesn't Need a Kennedy Ashtray?
I grew up going to auctions with my mother, an antiques dealer, so the process wasn't unfamiliar. Granted, those sales were held in a barn in central Pennsylvania, but the same principles would surely apply. And how much could a side table or a ...
December 4, 2014
Victorian clock has aged dial in front antique compass card on the back and convex glass magnifiers on both sides. overall dimensions: 3"W x 3-3/4"D x 4-1/2"H 3"dia x 4-1/2"H Victorian desk clock in antique brass finish. Victorian clock has aged dial in Q: I purchased this clock about 50 years ago and would like to know more about its history and value. Located between the corner of Second Street and Hardwick Street, Garrett D. My buddy Roger Wood, the mad assemblage clock-sculptor, continues to wow me with his email newsletter featuring his latest creations. Link The team behind Hull’s Victorian Christmas spectacular is urging visitors to city centre businesses join Hull Museums and Heritage Learning in turning back the clock on Saturday November 29. Other attractions along High Street, Scale Lane and... ” Even if Ferndale Victorian Holidays stretches the definition of Victorian Those wishing to take a break mid-promenade should gather at the Main Street clock for a free horse and buggy ride between noon and 2 p. m. (weather and horse permitting).
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Above: Designed by Christian Dell, a metalwork teacher at the Bauhaus, the Kaiser Idell Luxus Table Lamp was first commercially produced by Gebrüder Kaiser & Co. in 1931. In 2011, Fritz Hansen brought the classic lamp back into production. $863 from DWR.